The police arrested two men in their investigation into an August shooting on Park Avenue, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
Five cities in New Jersey, including Paterson, are launching Opioid Response Teams to tackle opioid addiction and overdose deaths.
Three 14-year-olds were injured in a shooting on Hamilton Avenue on Monday night, according to information released by Passaic County prosecutor Camelia Valdes.
A city man allegedly in possession of a handgun led a police officer on chase through Fair Street Sunday night before falling to the ground, according to public safety director Jerry Speziale.
After a pair of fatalities rocked the city, Paterson police took no chances over the past weekend by saturating the streets with officers.
A city employee has been arrested for allegedly stealing more than $75,000 from the Board of Health, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
Municipal officials held a candlelight vigil at City Hall on Tuesday night for the 13-year-old boy and the 43-year-old woman killed over the weekend.